Image of Wim Wenders Image of Wim Wenders retrieved from the Art Talk website

Apr 19 2011

Internationally renowned director, Wim Wenders, made a visit to AFTRS this week, thanks to the Goethe Institute, to participate in a special Q&A.

During the session, with Rachael Turk fielding the questions, Wim talked about his most recent project, Pina, and his deep artistic and human connection to Pina Bausch's work and how he was finally able to find the right cinematic expression for her unique artistic vision in the 3D format.

When the forum was opened up to the AFTRS students, Wim responded articulately to questions about his impressive oeuvre and the themes evident in his work.

The looks on the students' faces after the Q&A said it all ...


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